Triathlon – The angry guy in a swimming pool…

I went to the pool yesterday in Braintree. More triathlon training. Yes, I am ashamed to say I became one of those angry guys in the swimming pool. You know the ones in the swim lanes. They look fed up because everyone is going sooo slow. Dorris in her flowery swim...

Hunks in trunks…

Hunks in trunks… I’m in sunny Devon with Mrs P and the kids. Croyde Bay, one of my all time favourite places. Surfing, sandcastles and rock pooling. I’m not sure who’s enjoying it more, me or my kids. Mrs P is also stalking the Lifeguards.    ...

Over 40 and finished…

It’s my birthday today, Im 43! When I was 39 I was training a friend and client of mine in a local gym. I mentioned it was my 40th coming up. Another trainer close by, lifting weights, said, “You’ll be finished by then, what will you do when...

I’m going through a change…

Hope you’re having a good week. I’m going through a change. No, I’m not wearing Mrs P’s clothes while she’s out. Yes, the hair on my head is slowly moving onto my back and into my nose! But that’s not what I’m talking about....

Grow some gills and get some budgie smugglers…

I had a bit of a panic attack last week in the pool. Felt like I was drowning. I need to grow a set of gills! I’ve been practising my swimming for a triathlon I’m doing he end of August. I’m not a weak swimmer, but I’m nowhere as good as I...